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BLOG: On Arran, I’m a Modern Apprentice with Many Hats – says Ian McAdam

Our Modern Apprentice Ian talks about the importance of saving water on Arran

03 September 2020

Lead Project Eliminating Risk to Children Nets Industry Award

A project led by Scottish Water to help protect young children from the risk of lead in drinking water has been recognised at the Water Industry Awards 2020

21 August 2020

BLOG: Work Takes Me to Amazing Places - Jazmine Fraser, Modern Apprentice

Jazmine talks about finding the perfect job as a Scottish Water Modern Apprentice

13 August 2020

Independent Regulator Says Water Quality Remains Very High

Customers can be confident in high quality drinking water

10 August 2020

BLOG: I Treat Everyone Like They Are My Mum - Ewan Shand, Field Response

Our key Worker Ewan Shand in Field Response likes to go the extra mile to help customers

31 July 2020

BLOG: We Must Work Together to Improve Our Water Efficiency

Water Operations Manager Kes Kuskowiak says we must all be more water efficient to protect this precious resource

24 June 2020

Scottish Water Call Centre Coach's 'New Normal'

Water is vital in all our homes – so if we ever have any issues with our supply it is crucial we get things sorted as quickly as possible

12 June 2020

Record Water Use Prompts Call for Customers to Be Efficient

Water use rises to record levels as we call on customers to follow water saving tips around the home

11 June 2020

Water Use Rises as Customers Asked to Be Efficient

Customers use an additional 450 million litres of water over the warm dry weekend

02 June 2020

Water efficiency plea for Fifers after 15 per cent rise in use

People in Fife have been urged to use water efficiently during hot weather after a 15 per cent rise in usage levels at the weekend

01 June 2020

Taking care of the water that sustains a small island community

Chris Harris, relief water operator for the island community of Skerries, gives an insight into the challenges posed by Covid-19

28 May 2020

Worker Praised for Helping Lead Family of Lost Ducks to Water

A Scottish Water worker has been praised for helping a mother duck and her young chicks who he found waddling along one of Edinburgh’s busiest streets get to safety

22 May 2020

Sewer response teams kitted out with bespoke vehicles

Four new bespoke vehicles are set to make clearing drainage chokes quicker and more efficient for teams operating in remote locations

05 May 2020

Repair is Water Under the Bridge for Specialist Team

A specialist team has completed a nerve-wracking repair to a vital water main that runs beneath the Kessock Bridge, north of Inverness.

04 May 2020

Scottish Water Scientists are Red Hot Metal Detectors

Scientists are making sure Scotland’s water is wholesome and safe for people to drink

04 May 2020